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VOLO, IL - MARCH 16:  A spec home is offered for sale in a housing development on March 16, 2011 in Volo, Illinois. Request for building permits in February, a leading indicator for the strength of the housing industry, fell 8.2%, to a seasonally adjusted 517,000 units, a record low. Single-family home construction starts dipped nearly 12% in the same month and multi-family starts fell 46%.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
VOLO, IL - MARCH 16:  A spec home is offered for sale in a housing development on March 16, 2011 in Volo, Illinois. Request for building permits in February, a leading indicator for the strength of the housing industry, fell 8.2%, to a seasonally adjusted 517,000 units, a record low. Single-family home construction starts dipped nearly 12% in the same month and multi-family starts fell 46%.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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